Tag Archives: Workers

How to Tackle the Challenges of Managing a Multi-Generational Workforce: 2 Challenges (and Advantages) to Managing a Call Center Composed of Workers Across Different Generations

Laura Krajewski June 25, 2020 You’re in a meeting with some co-workers and one of the older team members in the room says “Daaaa Bearsss!” A rise of laughter erupts from a handful of other employees. Several of the younger employees give polite smirks while looking clearly out of the loop. Then someone says, “Haven’t … Continue reading How to Tackle the Challenges of Managing a Multi-Generational Workforce: 2 Challenges (and Advantages) to Managing a Call Center Composed of Workers Across Different Generations

3 Ways to Encourage Remote Workers to Create Work-Life Balance During COVID-19

Deborah Sweeney — May 22, 2020 As COVID-19 continues, leaders are getting creative in their efforts to engage and connect with remote employees. Many teams participate in Zoom happy hours; respond to fun questions posted in Slack, and join in email threads featuring funny memes and GIFs. What makes this particular era of remote work … Continue reading 3 Ways to Encourage Remote Workers to Create Work-Life Balance During COVID-19

How to Get the Best from Technical Workers

Liz Kislik — January 15, 2020 When John Rouda interviewed me for Geek Leaders, a podcast geared toward IT and tech people, we chatted about a generally under-discussed topic: leadership’s responsibility to integrate tech people into the larger organization, not just “onboard” them to the tech team. Many leaders assume they can plug-and-play tech people, … Continue reading How to Get the Best from Technical Workers

Why the Top 5 Productivity Hacks for Remote Workers Are All Wrong

Arik Hanson — December 13, 2019 As a remote worker for going on 10 years now, I definitely have learned my share of “productivity hacks”. When you’re working for yourself, you kinda have to! So, when I saw this post on PR Daily recently about 11 productivity tips for remote workers, I was intrigued. Let’s … Continue reading Why the Top 5 Productivity Hacks for Remote Workers Are All Wrong

Trustworthy Remote Workers Exist — You’re Looking in the Wrong Places

Renzo Costarella — November 15, 2019 Working remotely is no longer a pipe dream and it isn’t a poor career path. It’s actually a reality for millions of business owners and workers. At my company, all of my employees work remotely. Meanwhile it’s been found that the typical remote employee is a 40-something college graduate … Continue reading Trustworthy Remote Workers Exist — You’re Looking in the Wrong Places